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Robens Institute for Health Ergonomics

The Robens Institute for Health Ergonomics is part of The European Institute of Health and Medical Sciences based at the University of Surrey
In addition to providing a list of relevant publications, the institute also provides information on risk assessments, case studies, RSI type conditions and ergonomics. The institute has also carried out various research studies. These include:

  • Ergonomic evaluation of pipette design
  • European community action on risk factors for upper limb disorders
  • Back pain in school children
  • Back pain intervention study in a hospital
  • Topic centre for musculoskeletal disorders
  • Work stress and musculoskeletal disorders
  • Evaluating change in exposure to risk for
  • musculoskeletal disorders – a tool
  • Ergonomics of non-keyboard input devices
  • Musculoskeletal health cleaners
  • Physical/psychosocial work risk factors and back disorders
  • Guidance for cleaners-a case study collection
> Robens Institute for Health Ergonomics website (External link)